This Date In Royals History–1969 Edition: September 15

In a well-pitched game by both sides, the Royals dropped a 3-2 decision to the Seattle Pilots at Municipal Stadium. Seattle’s Gene Brabender limited the Royals to three hits and four walks in his seven innings. One of the two runs he allowed was unearned. Meanwhile, Royals starter Jerry Cram allowed four hits and one … Continue reading This Date In Royals History–1969 Edition: September 15

This Date In Royals History–1969 Edition: September 13

Ed Kirkpatrick singled to drive in the game’s only run, giving the Royals a 1-0 win over the Minnesota Twins at Metropolitan Stadium in Minneapolis. Kirkpatrick’s hit was only the fourth of the game for the Royals, who doubled their hit total in the ninth inning as Mike Fiore tripled ahead of Kirkpatrick’s grounder into … Continue reading This Date In Royals History–1969 Edition: September 13

This Date In Royals History–1969 Edition: September 9

Dick Drago scattered six hits in a complete-game effort, while Bob Oliver drove in both runs in the Royals’ 2-1 win over the A’s at the Coliseum in Oakland. The A’s could only manage one unearned run against Drago, who picked up his ninth win of the season. The right-hander allowed just six singles and … Continue reading This Date In Royals History–1969 Edition: September 9